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The Art of compromise
April 2017 · Innovation

The art of compromise

Between creativity and restraint: How the design department of MAN Truck & Bus manages this daily balancing act with much passion.

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March 2017 · Innovation

Think XXL: clear road ahead for long trucks

As of January 2017, regular operations of long trucks has been authorised on specific routes. On the road with Matthias Lesse, a driver for the company Logistik in XXL.

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February 2017 · Worldwide

The glacier carrier

Ordinary vehicles will not travel far in the arctic tundra of Iceland. Addi Hermannsson therefore relies on modified MAN trucks to show tourists around the nation’s second-largest glacier.

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January 2017 · Sport

On the home straight with MAN

How do motorsport cars engaged in the German Touring Car Masters circuit DTM actually get to the race track? With TGX trucks provided by MAN. Or at least the cars run by the DTM racing team Audi Sport Team ABT Sportsline, based in Bavaria’s Allgäu region, do. We followed the transport from workshop to Hockenheim.

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January 2017 · Worldwide

Rescue in red

Towing in snow and ice? Kent Jonsson from the Swedish towing service Årebärgar’n knows no better solution than his blazing red TGM made by MAN.

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The transport company Leif Skjønhaug AS brings king crabs from northern Norway to Oslo in an MAN TGX with a special cooling system.
November 2016 · Worldwide

The journey of the king crabs

The crabs make their 1800-kilometre odyssey from the north of Norway all the way to Oslo in a purpose-built MAN TGX.

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At the IAA 2016 exhibit, MAN presented the PerformanceLine edition of its TGX series.
October 2016 · Actions & events

Vision in steel-blue

At the IAA 2016 exhibit, MAN presented the PerformanceLine edition of its TGX series. Merely 100 units of the exclusive premium vehicle with numerous special features will be produced.

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Room wanted, truck found – enjoy your stay at the MAN #TRUCKLIFE Hotel
October 2016 · Actions & events

Room wanted, truck found – enjoy your stay at the MAN #TRUCKLIFE Hotel

With its MAN #TRUCKLIFE Hotel, MAN provided just the place to stay during the IAA Commercial Vehicles 2016. The unusual place to get some shut-eye: a MAN TGX. Parked in front of the doors of a four-star hotel, whose comfort the guests staying in the truck could enjoy to the full.

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October 2016 · Actions & events

Highlights from Hanover: With the #MANiaa Diaries at the IAA 2016

Janine Strecker, via the #MANiaa Diaries at the IAA Commercial Vehicles exhibition in Hanover, delivers fascinating insights into the world of MAN. The employee from the MAN Experience Marketing Team presents the product highlights from the MAN stand, where the truck manufacturer showcases its fleet as a forward-thinking, modern, colourful and cosmopolitan outfit.

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Engine development is becoming ever more demanding. Dr Christian Weiskirch, Head of Performance and Emissions, Heavy-Duty Inline Engines at MAN Truck & Bus, talks about the next level of Euro 6, new statutory requirements, as well as innovative technology
September 2016 · Technology | Innovation

Faster, better, more efficient

Engine development is becoming ever more demanding. Dr Christian Weiskirch, Head of Performance and Emissions, Heavy-Duty Inline Engines at MAN Truck & Bus, talks about the next level of Euro 6, new statutory requirements, as well as innovative technology to further increase customer satisfaction.

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